Mindsets and the learning environment: A deeper look into “psychologically-wise” classroom practices

Jess Hennessey

Geoff Cohen and Tanner LeBaron Wallace discuss how they’re using a large video dataset to explore teaching practices that support students’ development of learning mindsets.

Mindset Scholars Network featured in Education Week’s Big Ideas for 2018

Lisa Quay

The Mindset Scholars Network’s Executive Director, Lisa Quay, is a featured columnist in Education Week’s “10 Big Ideas in Education” for 2018. She describes how insights from research on motivation can help close the gaps between mindset science and practice.

A new Mindset Scholars Network steering committee for the new year

Jess Hennessey

The Mindset Scholars Network has created an interdisciplinary scientific steering committee to guide its work to advance scientific understanding of learning mindsets.

New research synthesis: Research-based principles for environments that nurture motivation

Jess Hennessey

This post provides an overview of the Network’s new research synthesis exploring how insights from mindset science can optimize the design of educational environments in K-12 and postsecondary settings.